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The Digital Revolution and Development: The impact of Chinese policy and strategies (2007)
Journal Article
Dai, X. (2007). The Digital Revolution and Development: The impact of Chinese policy and strategies. Development = Développement = Desarrollo, 50(3), 24-29. doi:10.1057/palgrave.development.1100400

Xiudian Dai looks at how new information and communications technologies have impacted upon China's policy thinking on economic development and vice versa. The message is that China is able to become an important player in shaping the global digital... Read More

A new mode of governance? Transnationalisation of European regions and cities in the information age (2003)
Journal Article
Dai, X. (2003). A new mode of governance? Transnationalisation of European regions and cities in the information age. Telematics and Informatics, 20(3), (193-213). doi:10.1016/s0736-5853(03)00014-5. ISSN 0736-5853

The call by European Union (EU) policymakers for wider and more direct involvement in improving European governance is coupled with the increased usage of new information and communications technologies (ICTs) by public administrations across the EU.... Read More

Chinese politics of the internet: Control and anti-control (2000)
Journal Article
Dai, X. (2000). Chinese politics of the internet: Control and anti-control. Cambridge review of international affairs, 13(2), 181-194. doi:10.1080/09557570008400308

This article examines how the recent development of the Internet in China has had an impact on political control on the mainland. It argues that for China the Internet is a double‐edged sword, indispensable to economic modernisation but also confront... Read More